Reproductive Health Indicators

World
East Asia and Pacific
Europe & Central Asia
Latin America & Caribbean
Middle East & North Africa
South Asia
Sub-Saharan Africa


World
Reproductive health


Contraceptive prevalence rate

Prevalence of HIV female

% or women ages 15-49 % ages 15-24
1990-99 1999
World 48 0.7
High income 64 0.3
Low & middle income 47 ..
East Asia & Pacific 57 0.2
Europe & Central Asia 57 0.4
Latin America & Caribbean 52 0.7
Middle East & North Africa 33 ..
South Asia 53 0.3
Sub-Saharan Africa 16 4.5
Afghanistan .. ..
Albania .. ..
Algeria 51 ..
American Samoa .. ..
Andorra .. ..
Angola .. 1.3
Antigua and Barbuda .. ..
Argentina .. 0.9
Armenia .. ..
Aruba .. ..
Australia .. 0.1
Austria .. 0.2
Azerbaijan .. ..
Bahamas, The .. ..
Bahrain .. ..
Bangladesh 54 0.0
Barbados .. ..
Belarus .. 0.4
Belgium .. 0.1
Belize .. ..
Benin .. 0.9
Bermuda .. ..
Bhutan .. ..
Bolivia 49 0.1
Bosnia and Herzegovina .. ..
Botswana .. 15.8
Brazil .. 0.7
Brunei .. ..
Bulgaria .. ..
Burkina Faso 12 2.3
Burundi .. 5.7
Cambodia 22 2.4
Cameroon 19 3.8
Canada .. 0.3
Cape Verde 53 ..
Cayman Islands .. ..
Central African Republic .. 6.9
Chad .. 1.9
Channel Islands .. ..
Chile .. 0.3
China .. 0.1
Hong Kong, China .. 0.1
Macao, China .. ..
Colombia .. 0.4
Comoros .. ..
Congo, Dem. Rep. .. 2.5
Congo, Rep. .. 3.2
Costa Rica .. 0.6
Cte d'Ivoire 15 3.8
Croatia .. 0.0
Cuba .. 0.1
Cyprus .. ..
Czech Republic .. 0.1
Denmark .. 0.2
Djibouti .. ..
Dominica .. ..
Dominican Republic .. 2.6
Ecuador 66 0.4
Egypt, Arab Rep. 52 ..
El Salvador 60 0.7
Equatorial Guinea .. ..
Eritrea .. ..
Estonia .. ..
Ethiopia .. 7.5
Faeroe Islands .. ..
Fiji .. ..
Finland .. 0.0
France 71 0.3
French Polynesia .. ..
Gabon .. 2.3
Gambia, The .. 0.9
Georgia 41 ..
Germany .. 0.1
Ghana 22 1.4
Greece .. 0.1
Greenland .. ..
Grenada .. ..
Guam .. ..
Guatemala 38 1.2
Guinea 6 0.6
Guinea-Bissau .. 1.0
Guyana .. ..
Haiti .. 4.9
Honduras .. 1.4
Hungary .. 0.1
Iceland .. ..
India 52 0.4
Indonesia 57 0.0
Iran, Islamic Rep. 73 ..
Iraq .. ..
Ireland .. 0.1
Isle of Man .. ..
Israel .. 0.1
Italy .. 0.3
Jamaica 65 0.6
Japan .. 0.0
Jordan 50 ..
Kazakhstan 66 0.1
Kenya 39 6.4
Kiribati .. ..
Korea, Dem. Rep. .. ..
Korea, Rep. .. 0.0
Kuwait .. ..
Kyrgyz Republic 60 ..
Lao PDR .. 0.0
Latvia .. 0.2
Lebanon .. ..
Lesotho .. 12.1
Liberia .. ..
Libya .. ..
Liechtenstein .. ..
Lithuania .. ..
Luxembourg .. ..
Macedonia, FYR .. ..
Madagascar 19 0.0
Malawi .. 7.0
Malaysia .. 0.6
Maldives .. ..
Mali .. 1.3
Malta .. ..
Marshall Islands .. ..
Mauritania .. 0.4
Mauritius .. 0.0
Mayotte .. ..
Mexico 65 0.4
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. .. ..
Moldova 74 0.3
Monaco .. ..
Mongolia 60 ..
Morocco 59 ..
Mozambique 6 6.7
Myanmar .. 1.0
Namibia .. 9.1
Nepal .. 0.1
Netherlands 75 0.2
Netherlands Antilles .. ..
New Caledonia .. ..
New Zealand .. 0.1
Nicaragua 60 0.2
Niger 8 0.9
Nigeria .. 2.5
Northern Mariana Islands .. ..
Norway .. 0.1
Oman .. ..
Pakistan .. 0.1
Palau .. ..
Panama .. 1.6
Papua New Guinea .. 0.1
Paraguay 57 0.1
Peru .. 0.4
Philippines 47 0.0
Poland .. ..
Portugal .. 0.6
Puerto Rico .. ..
Qatar .. ..
Romania 48 0.0
Russian Federation .. 0.3
Rwanda .. 5.2
Samoa .. ..
San Marino .. ..
So Tom and Principe .. ..
Saudi Arabia 21 ..
Senegal 13 0.7
Seychelles .. ..
Sierra Leone .. 1.2
Singapore .. 0.2
Slovak Republic .. 0.0
Slovenia .. 0.0
Solomon Islands .. ..
Somalia .. ..
South Africa .. 11.3
Spain .. 0.5
Sri Lanka .. 0.0
St. Kitts and Nevis .. ..
St. Lucia .. ..
St. Vincent and the Grenadines .. ..
Sudan .. ..
Suriname .. ..
Swaziland .. ..
Sweden .. 0.1
Switzerland .. 0.4
Syrian Arab Republic 45 ..
Tajikistan .. ..
Tanzania 25 4.0
Thailand .. 1.2
Togo 24 2.2
Tonga .. ..
Trinidad and Tobago .. 0.8
Tunisia .. ..
Turkey 64 ..
Turkmenistan .. ..
Uganda .. 3.8
Ukraine 68 1.3
United Arab Emirates .. ..
United Kingdom .. 0.1
United States 64 0.5
Uruguay .. 0.4
Uzbekistan .. ..
Vanuatu .. ..
Venezuela, RB .. 0.7
Vietnam .. 0.3
Virgin Islands (U.S.) .. ..
West Bank and Gaza .. ..
Yemen, Rep. 21 ..
Yugoslavia, FR (Serb./Mon) .. ..
Zambia .. 8.2
Zimbabwe .. 11.3
East Asia & Pacific
Reproductive health


Contraceptive prevalence rate

Prevalence of HIV female

% or women ages 15-49 % ages 15-24
1990-99 1999
World 48 0.7
Low & middle income 47 ..
East Asia & Pacific 57 0.2
American Samoa .. ..
Cambodia 22 2.4
China .. 0.1
Fiji .. ..
Indonesia 57 0.0
Kiribati .. ..
Korea, Dem. Rep. .. ..
Korea, Rep. .. 0.0
Lao PDR .. 0.0
Malaysia .. 0.6
Marshall Islands .. ..
Micronesia, Fed. Sts. .. ..
Mongolia 60 ..
Myanmar .. 1.0
Palau .. ..
Papua New Guinea .. 0.1
Philippines 47 0.0
Samoa .. ..
Solomon Islands .. ..
Thailand .. 1.2
Tonga .. ..
Vanuatu .. ..
Vietnam .. 0.3
Europe & Central Asia
Reproductive health


Contraceptive prevalence rate

Prevalence of HIV female

% or women ages 15-49 % ages 15-24
1990-99 1999
World 48 0.7
Low & middle income 47 ..
Europe & Central Asia 57 0.4
Albania .. ..
Armenia .. ..
Azerbaijan .. ..
Belarus .. 0.4
Bosnia and Herzegovina .. ..
Bulgaria .. ..
Croatia .. 0.0
Czech Republic .. 0.1
Estonia .. ..
Georgia 41 ..
Hungary .. 0.1
Isle of Man .. ..
Kazakhstan 66 0.1
Kyrgyz Republic 60 ..
Latvia .. 0.2
Lithuania .. ..
Macedonia, FYR .. ..
Moldova 74 0.3
Poland .. ..
Romania 48 0.0
Russian Federation .. 0.3
Slovak Republic .. 0.0
Tajikistan .. ..
Turkey 64 ..
Turkmenistan .. ..
Ukraine 68 1.3
Uzbekistan .. ..
Yugoslavia, FR (Serb./Mon) .. ..
Latin America & Caribbean
Reproductive health


Contraceptive prevalence rate

Prevalence of HIV female

% or women ages 15-49 % ages 15-24
1990-99 1999
World 48 0.7
Low & middle income 47 ..
Latin America & Caribbean 52 0.7
Antigua and Barbuda .. ..
Argentina .. 0.9
Barbados .. ..
Belize .. ..
Bolivia 49 0.1
Brazil .. 0.7
Chile .. 0.3
Colombia .. 0.4
Costa Rica .. 0.6
Cuba .. 0.1
Dominica .. ..
Dominican Republic .. 2.6
Ecuador 66 0.4
El Salvador 60 0.7
Grenada .. ..
Guatemala 38 1.2
Guyana .. ..
Haiti .. 4.9
Honduras .. 1.4
Jamaica 65 0.6
Mexico 65 0.4
Nicaragua 60 0.2
Panama .. 1.6
Paraguay 57 0.1
Peru .. 0.4
Puerto Rico .. ..
St. Kitts and Nevis .. ..
St. Lucia .. ..
St. Vincent and the Grenadines .. ..
Suriname .. ..
Trinidad and Tobago .. 0.8
Uruguay .. 0.4
Venezuela, RB .. 0.7
Middle East & North Africa
Reproductive health


Contraceptive prevalence rate

Prevalence of HIV female

% or women ages 15-49 % ages 15-24
1990-99 1999
World 48 0.7
Low & middle income 47 ..
Middle East & North Africa 33 ..
Algeria .. ..
Bahrain .. ..
Djibouti .. ..
Egypt, Arab Rep. 52 ..
Iran, Islamic Rep. 73 ..
Iraq .. ..
Jordan 50 ..
Lebanon .. ..
Libya .. ..
Malta .. ..
Morocco 59 ..
Oman .. ..
Saudi Arabia 21 ..
Syrian Arab Republic 45 ..
Tunisia .. ..
West Bank and Gaza .. ..
Yemen, Rep. 21 ..
South Asia
Reproductive health


Contraceptive prevalence rate

Prevalence of HIV female

% or women ages 15-49 % ages 15-24
1990-99 1999
World 48 0.7
Low & middle income 47 ..
South Asia 53 0.3
Afghanistan .. ..
Bangladesh 54 0.0
Bhutan .. ..
India 52 0.4
Maldives .. ..
Nepal .. 0.1
Pakistan .. 0.1
Sri Lanka .. 0.0
Sub-Saharan Africa
Reproductive health


Contraceptive prevalence rate

Prevalence of HIV female

% or women ages 15-49 % ages 15-24
1990-99 1999
World 48 0.7
Low & middle income 47 ..
Sub-Saharan Africa 16 4.5
Angola .. 1.3
Benin .. 0.9
Botswana .. 15.8
Burkina Faso 12 2.3
Burundi .. 5.7
Cameroon 19 3.8
Cape Verde 53 ..
Central African Republic .. 6.9
Chad .. 1.9
Comoros .. ..
Congo, Dem. Rep. .. 2.5
Congo, Rep. .. 3.2
Cte d'Ivoire 15 3.8
Equatorial Guinea .. ..
Eritrea .. ..
Ethiopia .. 7.5
Gabon .. 2.3
Gambia, The .. 0.9
Ghana 22 1.4
Guinea 6 0.6
Guinea-Bissau .. 1.0
Kenya 39 6.4
Lesotho .. 12.1
Liberia .. ..
Madagascar 19 0.0
Malawi .. 7.0
Mali .. 1.3
Mauritania .. 0.4
Mauritius .. 0.0
Mayotte .. ..
Mozambique 6 6.7
Namibia .. 9.1
Niger 8 0.9
Nigeria .. 2.5
Rwanda .. 5.2
So Tom and Principe .. ..
Senegal 13 0.7
Seychelles .. ..
Sierra Leone .. 1.2
Somalia .. ..
South Africa .. 11.3
Sudan .. ..
Swaziland .. ..
Tanzania 25 4.0
Togo 24 2.2
Uganda .. 3.8
Zambia .. 8.2
Zimbabwe .. 11.3